First Kidney, Oldest Case of Renal Tuberculosis in a Mummy

The mummy of Irtieru. Musea Nacional De Arqueologia, Lisboa, DDF– Instituto Dos Museus  e Conservacao, I.P.
The mummy of Irtieru. Musea Nacional De Arqueologia, Lisboa, DDF– Instituto Dos Museus e Conservacao, I.P.

Researchers in Portugal have found the first radiological outline of a kidney in an ancient Egyptian mummy and the oldest case of renal tuberculosis. To read the full article, click here.